Artist Information for Lora Rocke
My focus is on the making of unique appliqued and pieced quilts. These range from small intimate portraits to large scale pieces that include more than one figure.
Play Fair33" x 11"
This young woman may just have come off of the tennis court...now basking on the lawn in the warm sunshine.
Cat in the Cradle 23" x 37"
Caught in the upward pull of the yo-yo, my dad practiced his art. In later years, he would amaze me with the tricks that he could do that magical toy.
Biggest Fan28" x 14
This portrait remembers a time when little boys wore emblems of their hometown heroes. In this case, Nebraska Football players.
Party Girl 17" x 11"
Imagine that the candles have just been blown out! What's next? Pin-the-tail-on-the-donkey? Or Tag?
Peek A Boo18" x 24"
A favorite pass time of adults and little kids...."peek-a-boo" could go on for hours. This portrait, catches a "boo" moment, before the giggles start.